Virginia Bicycling Adventures
Welcome to Virginia Bicycling Adventures, your source for self-guided bike tours of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley and Piedmont region. Our road biking tour packages offer flexibility on length, locations and difficulty and start days all with professional planning, no minimum group size, and much less cost than guided tour packages. Self-guided bicycle tours greatly expand your travel adventure, your opportunities to explore, to learn and to realize a unique vacation experience. Confused about exactly what a self-guided tour is? Just visit our self-guided page for additional information.
Our tours can range from 3 day/2 night weekend packages to 8 day/7 night excursions with almost any combination of days and nights in between. Your accommodations, arranged and booked by Virginia Bicycling Adventures, will be at B&B's or country inns throughout the Piedmont region and the Shenandoah Valley. Occasionally, depending on the route, location and time of year, this is not feasible and you will stay at comparable hotels or motels. All accommodations are thoroughly reviewed and screened by Virginia Bicycling Adventures before joining our network. We are also happy to arrange custom tour packages to suit your needs. Just click on Contact Us to let us know your interests.
Regardless of which bicycling tour you select, each provides an opportunity to experience the beauty and magnificence of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley or Piedmont region. Breathtaking vistas, antique markets, country stores, wineries, apple farms, quaint villages, civil war battlefields, cemeteries and historical markers, serene lunchtime picnic stops, horse pastures, working farms are all here to see and experience.
With our self-guided format, you set the pace; you determine what you want to see; what places you want to visit; and for how long. With everything planned and taken care of by us, you simply are asked to relax and climb onto your bike to enjoy and immerse yourself in all the Piedmont region and Shenandoah Valley have to offer. To bicycle the back country roads is such a unique, relaxing experience that you will soon forget about the hustle and bustle of your daily life. And, for those so inclined, a few climbs can be arranged to work the gears with the resulting vistas and down hill runs well worth the effort.
Upon receipt of payment your order will be packed and posted either the same day, or at latest the next working day.
Paypal and credit cards are processed almost immediately, while bank transfers can take 24-48 hours.
In general we find that deliveries to Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane metro and VIC regional are made within 1-3 working days. NSW, SA, TAS, ACT and NT take 2-5 working days. Regional QLD, WA and other remote areas will take 5-7 working days.
Please note these are only expected deliveries times and occasionally delays may occur.
We use Australia Post for all of our deliveries except for Bulky Items. For bulky items we use Direct Freight Couriers.
COMBINED POSTAGE FOR THE PURCHASE OF SEVERAL ITEMS
Our internal shipping charge calculator will tell you the cost of your postage prior to your checkout. In most cases buying more than 1 item will result in cost savings to you.
- Small items up to 500g cost around $7 postage. Depending on the weight and size you will get 2 sometimes 3 small items posted for this amount.
- Most larger items post for about $12 and you will generally be able to add 1-3 small items at no extra charge
- Once you purchase products over 3 kg in weight there is generally, only a small amount of extra postage charged
COMBINED SHIPPING CHARGES FOR BULKY ITEMS
You can add smaller items together with bulky items and there will generally be no or a small added postage cost. Ordering items such as 2 bike cases may not result in any savings due to their volume. Ordering mid-size items like two fluid trainers together will result in very good savings though. You will get your quote for shipping costs before you checkout.
If you have any queries please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
We now ship to New Zealand. For further details please visit our International page here.